Weeping Water High School

Tel: (402)267-4265
Grades: 7-12

176 students

Weeping Water High School serves 176 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Weeping Water High School operates within the Weeping Water Public s School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the NE state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 176 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 176 students
Weeping Water High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Weeping Water High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Weeping Water High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 11:1
Weeping Water High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Weeping Water High School Asian (2002-2011)
Hispanic
1%
16%
Weeping Water High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
n/a
6%
Weeping Water High School Black (1989-2011)
White
98%
71%
Weeping Water High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Weeping Water High School Sch Ethnicity Weeping Water High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.04 0.48
Weeping Water High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
34%
Weeping Water High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Weeping Water High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 354 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Weeping Water Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 354 337
Weeping Water Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 91%
Weeping Water Public s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
Weeping Water Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $5 MM
Weeping Water Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,711 $13,761
Weeping Water Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,903 $13,000
Weeping Water Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elmwood-murdock Jr/sr High School (8.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Louisville Middle School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weeping Water Elementary School (0 miles away)
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